Certified nurse midwives throughout the Wasatch Front
MountainStar Healthcare provides comprehensive midwifery care. Our midwifery services combine the clinical benefits of full-service medical centers with the compassion and expertise of certified nurse midwives (CNMs). Using this hospital-based approach to midwifery, our midwives offer personalized care to women of all ages and in all stages of life.
For more information about our women's services and to find a physician or midwife, please call: (801) 715-4185.
What is a midwife?
A CNM is trained in both nursing and midwifery. This means they can partner with you for a variety of women's care services, including family practice, gynecologic and obstetric needs.
What does a midwife do?
Our midwives provide a range of services, including:
- Breastfeeding support
- Childbirth services
- Family planning
- Gynecologic care
- Pregnancy care
- Primary care
Midwifery care for pregnancy, labor and delivery
Midwives are experts in pregnancy and childbirth. They can care for you throughout your pregnancy journey, consulting with an obstetrician gynecologist (OBGYN) when necessary. Our midwives also help you personalize your birth plan by taking time to understand your preferences and educate you on your options.
Additionally, when you partner with one of our midwives for your prenatal care, you gain access to our hospital-based birth centers. Here, we provide family-centered maternity services, including prenatal care classes and state-of-the-art childbirth facilities. Our labor and delivery units feature spacious birthing suites, soothing amenities and highly trained staff dedicated to helping you create the memory of a lifetime.
Midwifery at MountainStar Healthcare
Midwives are professionals who aid in the processes of labor, delivery and postpartum care. Midwifery minimizes the level of medical intervention during pregnancy and delivery. Midwives can be present during a hospital delivery.Learn about Midwifery